|Document ID (ISN)||108167|
|Convention or series no.
||HSE Research Report 448
||Brownless G., Paterson J.
Health and Safety Executive
||Complex and contentious risk based decision-making in the field of health, safety and the environment: Comparative analysis of two UK examples
||HSE Books, P.O. Box 1999, Sudbury, Suffolk CO10 2WA, United Kingdom, 2006. xii, 55p. Illus. 13 ref.
||http://www.hse.gov.uk/research/rrpdf/rr448.pdf [in English]
||HSE's Risk Policy Unit assisted by the Health and Safety Laboratory and several other partners submitted a proposal to the European Commission to study innovative processes in the governance of hazardous activities in the chemical and nuclear industries. Nine cases were studied and used as the basis for identifying the key features of innovative governance systems. This report aims presents the two United Kingdom case studies in detail.
||reactors; chemical industry; plant safety and health organization; hazard evaluation; offshore oil extraction; United Kingdom
||public OSH institutions; legal aspects; case study; report; responsibilities; disposal of radioactive waste; role of government; cooperation; European Union
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
|Broad subject area(s)
||Fires, explosions and major hazards
General safety, health and conditions of work
Petroleum and natural gas industry